Faculty preparation: a new solution to an old problem.

  title={Faculty preparation: a new solution to an old problem.},
  author={Mary Ann Krisman-Scott and Rose Kershbaumer and John E. Thompson},
  journal={The Journal of nursing education},
  volume={37 7},
Concern regarding adequate faculty preparation has been an issue in nursing for many years. Because of the small number of nurses with educational preparation, expert clinicians rather than educators increasingly have filled faculty positions. Although the clinical expertise of this faculty is extremely valuable, they lack critical educational skills. This creates a dilemma for administrators, senior faculty, and the clinicians themselves. This article presents a new solution to this continuing… CONTINUE READING